Graham Hill Scrapbook 1929 -1966 PDF ePub eBook

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Graham Hill Scrapbook 1929 -1966 free pdf Graham Hill (1929-1975) is the only driver to have won motor racing's triple crown - the World Championship, the Indianapolis 500 and the Le Mans 24-Hour race. This is a remarkable achievement and unlikely ever to be matched. This book charts the legendary racer's struggle to become a world-beater. It follows Hill from his childhood, through his humble beginnings as an apprentice and unpaid mechanic working all hours in return for the odd drive, to the heights of World Championship fame in 1962, ending with his landmark Indianapolis win in 1966. In Hill's own words and those of the people close to him, the book graphically illustrates his many battles, the inherent danger and his sheer dogged determination. This is more than just a motor racing book because Graham Hill was so much more than just a racing driver. He was one of the last great sporting characters and had a wicked sense of humour. It is fascinating to hear his contemporaries describe him and his many qualities. Apart from Lotus and BRM Grand Prix cars, Hill drove the finest sports and GT cars of this period, including examples of Ferrari Test Rossa, 250GT swb, 250 GTO, 330P and 250LM- Birdcage Maserati, Jaguar E-type and Lightweight E, Porsche RSK

About Philip Porter

Philip Porter has written over 20 motoring books and twice won the Montagu Trophy awarded by the Guild of Motoring Writers for the best motoring book of the year.

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Author : Philip Porter
Publisher : Porter Press International
Data Published : 22 June 2007
ISBN : 0955006864
EAN : 9780955006869
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 176 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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